Taste of Georgia Legislative Reception

FEBRUARY 19TH, 2014 | 5:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.


Brought to you by the Georgia Restaurant Association, the voice of Georgia's Restaurants in Advocacy, Education and Awareness.

This annual event is an opportunity for GRA members to showcase their food to elected officials, and for our legislators to network with our state’s second largest employer. Attendance is complimentary for lobbyists, dignitaries, legislators, staff & guests. Space is Limited - Register today!

Who:
 300 State Legislators & Staff, GRA Members and Restaurateurs
What: A Reception Showcasing GRA Member Restaurants
When: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Where: The Freight Room at the Georgia Railroad Freight Depot
65 Martin Luther King, Jr., Drive | Atlanta, Georgia 30334

How to Showcase Your Restaurant: 
Thank you to everybody that signed up to showcase their restaurant. Participation is now closed, but check back for details for next year's event.

Restaurants will need to provide:
• Food (prepare for 300) 
• Warming/Cooling Equipment for Your Food
• Information About Your Restaurant & Promotional Materials for your booth
• Decorations for Your Table: Theme & Personality Encouraged
• Plates, Cups, Napkins & Utensils

Freight Room will provide: 
• 1 eight (8) foot table
• Table linens
• Electrical outlets
• Limited Prep Kitchen accommodations

Loading Dock:
• Located off Martin Luther King Jr. Drive/ Piedmont Ave. before the Georgia State Marta Station.
• Turn right (side street restricted parking area)

*Loading times will be from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. (Load-In time will be assigned to each restaurant.) 

Parking:
Parking is available at the Underground Atlanta deck or the lot adjacent to the Georgia Freight Depot (limited availability during session).

Directions:
Northbound on I-75/85:
• Exit at Central Avenue/Fulton St.
• Take a right at first light
• Take a left at next light, onto Capitol Avenue
• Take a left onto MLK, Jr. Drive, pass the Capitol on your left
• Go through intersection with Washington St., the Georgia Freight
Depot will be on your right, near Underground Atlanta
(Intersection of MLK, Jr. Drive and Central Ave.)

Southbound on I-75-85:
• Exit at Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive/State Capitol
• Go straight through three lights, pass the Capitol on your left
• Depot will be on your right, near Underground Atlanta
(Intersection of MLK, Jr. Drive and Central Ave.)

For more information, contact Rachel Mathews at 404.467.9000 or Rachel@garestaurants.org.
 
 


 

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